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Lloyds to pay $370 million to settle Libor probes

Britain-based Lloyds Banking Group will pay $370 million to U.S. and United Kingdom investigators to resolve investigations over its suspected manipulation of financial benchmarks used to set rates on trillions of dollars in loans.  11 more words

Here's Why I'm Not Volunteering to Be a Guinea Pig for Google's Medical Study

Yesterday, Re/code science reporter James Temple wrote an essay saying that he would be happy to volunteer his personal data for Google’s “Baseline Study.” The argument in favor of “ 1,328 more words


Reckless behavior by Representative Tim Murphy

Representative Tim Murphys actions continue to show reckless in regards to the mental health bill he has proposed. It is not enough that people with mental illness face stigma every day because of the media and politicians like himself spreading inaccurate information. 378 more words

Mental Health

NAMI-NYC METRO Resignation Letter

Dear Barbara,

I am writing this email to advise you that I will be respectfully resigning from the young professional advisory board of NAMI – NYC Metro. 906 more words

Mental Health

Herbalife Hires Biden's Former Chief of Staff

In yet another chapter in what has become a real-life, Wall Street-D.C. soap opera, the nutritional supplements company Herbalife announced today that it has hired Vice President Joe Biden’s former chief of staff, Alan Hoffman. 712 more words

DWD: Man Beaten by Officer For Driving While Deaf

Have you heard Pearl Pearson’s story? According to reports, he was assaulted by police officers when he tried to signal to them that he is deaf. 83 more words

Social Commentary

Code of Conduct, Compliance Policies and Procedures-Part IV

This is the fourth and final installment of my series on the the importance of a Code of Conduct and anti-corruption compliance policies and procedures in your compliance program and how you should go about drafting or updating Code of Conduct and anti-corruption compliance policies and procedures. 1,419 more words